CHARLOTTE – Metro Fitness Club, a locally based fitness company, in January will open its third location, called Metro 51, at 6311 Carmel Road. Metro 51 will be a 6,000-square-foot gym that will include space for CrossFit, kickboxing, mixed martial ...Read More »
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CHARLOTTE – Huber+Suhner, an electronic and optimal connection manufacturer based in Switzerland, plans to spend more than $3 million to establish its North American headquarters in the Queen City, according to a news release from the company. Huber+Suhner serves customers ...Read More »
CONCORD – For all the headaches and gridlock caused by improvements to Interstate 85 north of Charlotte, the N.C. Department of Transportation is attempting to work with residents by holding a public meeting next week in Concord. The meeting is ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The words “outlet mall” bring to mind the towns of Mebane and Gaffney, S.C., where the sprawling shopping complexes hunker on busy interstates, enticing travelers to stop in and drop some coin. The Charlotte Premium Outlets, which are ...
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MATTHEWS – Novant Health Matthews Medical Center, formerly known as Presbyterian Matthews, had just finished a 26,000-square-foot renovation on the hospital’s fifth floor when it got the news. Novant Health Carmel OB-GYN told the large hospital in Matthews that it ...Read More »
For a portion of the Indian Trail Town Council meeting Tuesday night, it seemed like a sanctioned parade for the proposed Monroe Bypass. Officials from state, county and local organizations raved about how the 19.7-mile toll road that would run from Stallings to Marshville would boost economic viability on U.S. Highway 74. They made a good case for the bypass, spouting facts about long commute times, heavy tractor-trailer use and how local businesses would benefit. But the opposition to the scrutinized bypass proposal wasn’t invited to speak at the council meeting, making the job easier.
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Employment in the national construction industry increased by 20,000 in September and the industry’s unemployment rate dropped to 8.5 percent, its lowest rate in six years, according to a report released this week by the Associated General Contractors of America. ...Read More »
City Council members listened Monday night to a proposal to designate Louise Cotton Mill as a Mecklenburg County Historic Landmark, which would allow the developer to move one step closer to redeveloping the 19th century mill.The Louise Mill, off Hawthorne Lane just north of Central Avenue, is now known around town as Hawthorne Mill, and Clachan Properties, a developer out of Richmond, Va., for months has been navigating the regulatory landscape in Charlotte in the company’s attempts to transform the old mill into a mixed-use, multifamily development.
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DILWORTH – Crescent Communities, the Charlotte-based commercial developer, has started construction on the 296-unit Crescent Dilworth apartment project. Permits were issued for the project earlier this month, but construction started just this week on the $55 million apartment community, according ...
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Ruppert Landscape, a firm out of Laytonsville, Md., has promoted Fred Key to regional vice president of the company’s southern region, which includes N.C., Georgia and Virginia, according to a news release from the landscaping company. In the new role, ...Read More »